Bracken House

Bracken House

Bracken House is a residential care home in Burntwood, Staffordshire, catering for up to 30 adults over 65 with dementia. The home also has four respite beds for planned or emergency use.

Bracken House is located in a residential area with shops and transport links close by. Comfortable, well-equipped facilities and a dedicated, qualified team of staff mean that the resident’s individual needs are met. Communal areas include large lounges, dining rooms and quiet areas all of which contribute to a homely and friendly atmosphere. Hairdressing services are also available on site. Large gardens surround the service. Bracken House uses the Eden Alternative, an approach that focuses on improving the ageing experience by engaging residents with plants, animals and children. Many activities are offered within the scheme, with a flexibly structured programme designed to accommodate individual interests and personal hobbies.

Facilities

  • 34 individual bedrooms
  • Assisted bathrooms
  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Laundry room
  • Hairdressing salon.

Operating hours
Residential, with staff on site 24-hours a day.

Care provision

  • Residential care home for 30 adults over 65 diagnosed with Dementia
  • Respite accommodation for 4 planned or emergency use.

Getting a placement
All referrals are made via the Older Adults team at Staffordshire County Health and Social Care Departments. Admissions are planned with the customer and their family, carers and associated professionals. Information obtained helps to form an initial care and support plan, which is regularly reviewed and amended. Customers will have their income assessed and those with capital above the government threshold may be required to make a contribution towards care. Please ask your social worker for more information on care funding.

Contact: Helen Brown

Telephone: 01543 686850 or 07471355276
Fax: 01543670326
Email: helen.brown@accordgroup.org.uk

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